After two tours of duty on Celebrity Apprentice, Donald Trump seems to be Penn Jillette’s favorite analysis target. Sometimes it’s been coarser than others but it seems as if Penn’s softened on his stance.
In this video by Big Think, Penn describes Trump as a real-life Scrooge McDuck who embodies the artistic trope of the arrogant plutocrat. This is a good thing as it allows our culture to vent and deal with wealth accumulation. Or at least I think that’s what he’s saying.